Global warming heats up online

Thu, 2007-02-22 15:20Bill Miller
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Global warming heats up online

Internet interest in global warming hit an all-time high in mid-February and the volume of searches hig 173 per cent compared with last year.

The online competitive intelligence service Hitwise attributed the increase to studies about climate change and a recent United Nations report saying global warming is real and the cause is humans.

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was probably the deniers going crazy over the IPCC report. Sound familiar?
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Scientists had well understood for many decades that adding carbon dioxide to the atmosphere could raise global temperatures and cause climate change. But when politicians finally took notice, and the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change was formed, industry began a war with science itself. 

Bert Bolin, the founder of the Intergovernmental...

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